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Why Paul Thurrott is right about the current state of Windows

OK so I had to wade deep into this one because well, itโ€™s what I do. ย ๐Ÿ™‚ A few days ago, blogs and Twitter blew up because Paul Thurrott, respected Windows analyst/blogger had a frustrated rant on

Eye on Windows – looking forward to 2014

As we slide into 2014, this is a good time to reflect on the past year and talk about goals and targets for the next 365 days. Regarding the site 2013 was a time of transition for

How come Google isn’t taking Chrome OS more seriously? The time is now to compete with Microsoft!

The most strategic tech error of the 21st Century surely has to be the way that Google has mishandled their Operating System – Chrome OS. OK maybe that’s hyperbole but based on the fact that Microsoft stumbled

Nowhere to hide – Microsoft’s new line of Surface Tablets will expose the truth – one way or another

At this point, everyone in technology has heard about the new line of Microsoft Surface Tablets scheduled for release in the next few months. Called the Surface Pro 2 and The Surface 2, the specs on these

Microsoft’s Susan Rice Problem: Who will defend Windows 8?

A few months ago, the Obama administration did something that quite frankly was pretty shameful. They let word leak that they were considering Susan Rice for the Secretary of State position and then they let her dangle

The 4 major reasons why Windows 8 didn’t fly off the shelves during the holidays

Paul Thurrott wrote a pretty impressive piece on his Supersite giving a very compelling theory about why Windows 8 has sold poorly over the previous holiday season. In a beautifully written piece called “Explaining Windows 8 PC

Why Windows 8 will be successful despite the buzz and criticism

I have been one of the harsher critics of Windows 8 from the very beginning. I was irritated at the new Windows 8 logo, the fact that the start menu was taken away and angry that Microsoft

So I have to address this Apple thing – AGAIN

So every once in a while, there will be a reader on the blog who leaves a comment that I have to address and share. Today’s lucky victim commenter is Chris. Chris left a comment on my

How do YOU feel about Windows 8?

It’s been a while since I’ve actually written about Windows 8 and my opinions so I wanted to opine a little about where I see this thing going. This will be a little free form as I

Opinion – Microsoft absolutely will build their own Windows Phone, one way or another

Yes, yes I have seen the unequivocal denials and still don’t believe them. The fact of the matter is, the same issues with OEM’s that are true with tablets are also true in the phone space. Nokia